Magnitude-4.5 Quake Hits Remote North Coast Mountains West Of ReddingThe magnitude-4.5 quake struck Sunday afternoon near the small towns of Hayfork and Mad River.
Mylar Balloon Knocks Power Out For Thousands In SF Mission DistrictA mylar balloon was found tangled in power lines at 15th and Shotwell streets; the outage affected 6,246 customers.
Rule-Breakers Put National Park Visitors, Wildlife At RiskPhoto-snapping visitors routinely break the rules, getting too close to elk, grizzly bears, wolves and bison.
Sonoma County DUI Warrant Sweep Nets 12 SuspectsTwelve people were either cited or arrested Saturday in Sonoma County as police sought out those who had outstanding warrants for DUI.
Soberanes Fire 60-Percent Contained As High Temps, Low Humidity Hinder BattleFirefighters working the 91,453-acre Soberanes Fire in Monterey County say the blaze did not spread significantly Saturday, despite high temperatures and low humidity that are expected to persist Sunday.
Women Going Topless Around The U.S. For Equal RightsA group of about 50 women and men are walking topless in the oceanside Los Angeles neighborhood of Venice to demand that females get the same legal right as males to walk bare-chested in public.
Underage Drinking Party Ends With Novato Man Cited For Social Host Ordinance ViolationAn 18-year-old Novato man has been cited for violating the city’s social host ordinance by hosting a party where alcohol was allegedly consumed by minors, according to police.
Police Say Speed, Alcohol Factors In Fatal San Leandro CrashPolice are investigating an early morning collision in San Leandro that left one man dead and two others in the hospital.
60 Firefighters Snuff Out 4-Alarm Fire In San Jose Storage CenterFirefighters are have brought a four-alarm fire under control that was burning at a public storage center in San Jose late Saturday night, fire officials said.
CHP Officer Shoots Man Allegedly Armed With KnifeA CHP officer shot a suspect who was allegedly armed with a knife and charging on Highway 101 in Belmont early Sunday morning.
4-Alarm Fire Rips Through At San Jose Storage CenterFirefighters were battling a four-alarm fire tonight at a public storage center near downtown San Jose.
Fairfield Police Bust Illegal Marijuana Grow Operation Valued At $2.9 MillionPolice discovered an illegal indoor marijuana grow operation Friday in Fairfield with an estimated $2.9 million of marijuana inside.